Dr. Frankel's Journal

Archive for October, 2015

PATIENT WITH MYASTHENIA GRAVIS MARKEDLY IMPROVED WITH CBD, THC AND THC-ACID

October 30, 2015
Allan Frankel, MD

Here is an email from the patient with Myasthenia Gravis, who has done extremely well on combinations of CBD, THC and THC-A. The THC-A was clearly a huge part of it, but CBD was also of great benefit. So, here…

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ALS PATIENT, “LOU GEHRIG’S” DISEASE, CBD AND THC-ACID

October 29, 2015
Allan Frankel, MD

I am very excited about this blog. I am sure a lot of my excitement is as a result of the patient’s and family are so excited about what cannabis is doing to help a middle age male with ALS….

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TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY TO 45 YEAR OLD WOMAN HEALING WITH CANNABIDIOL(CBD)

October 28, 2015
Allan Frankel, MD

Last year I did an initial intake on a 44 year old woman. She had been in a horrible car accident and suffered traumatic brain injury. Her memory was severely compromised and overall function was challenging. She found taking care…

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WE ALL PATENTED CBD AND THC COMBINATIONS FOR GLIOBLASTOMA BRAIN TUMORS!

October 27, 2015
Allan Frankel, MD

I am certain most of you are well aware of the US Federal Patent on CBD. If not: Cannabinoids as antioxidants and neuroprotectants US 6630507 B1 ABSTRACT Cannabinoids have been found to have antioxidant properties, unrelated to NMDA receptor antagonism….

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LONGER FLOWERING USUALLY MEANS MORE SEDATING STRAINS. CBN? MYRCENE?

October 12, 2015
Allan Frankel, MD

It is generally accepted among growers if you allow a flowering cannabis plant to more fully develop the trichomes to become more amber. Trichomes, the oil glands, begin with clear oil, become cloudy and finally amber. Every grower has their…

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DR FRANKEL SPEAKS ON CANNABISRADIO.COM

October 9, 2015
Allan Frankel, MD

CANNABIS RADIO SHOW WITH DR FRANKEL http://www.cannabisradio.com/podcasts/just-say-know/allan-frankel-md-journey-to-cannabis/

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CBD-A OR CBD-ACID AND NAUSEA OF CHEMOTHERAPY AND MORE

October 7, 2015
Allan Frankel, MD

There are plenty of times where nausea, particularly during chemotherapy, is helped by combined CBD:THC whole plant extracts. There are times I need to use a lot more THC an hour or so before a meal to help when CBD…

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CONSIDER USING CBD WHEN TAKING NEUROTOXIC CHEMOTHERAPY OR OTHER DRUGS

October 1, 2015
Allan Frankel, MD

If you have any doubts with regard to the efficacy of CBD for treatment of neuropathic pain, please enjoy the references, a lot of references, at the bottom of this blog. I mostly chose references where whole plant CBD rich…

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